East Lynn Lake, West Virginia Fishing

East Lynn Lake Fishing Information

Location and Information: Located in Wayne County a reasonable 22 miles from Huntington, East Lynn Lake is one of West Virginia’s largest fishing lakes. Sitting at a respectable 1,005 acres, it is considerably smaller than a few of WV’s biggest lakes (Sutton, Stonewall Jackson, Summersville, Bluestone) but larger than the majority of others.

The lake was constructed in 1970 and provides the Mountain State with plenty of recreational opportunities. Night fishing and camping are allowed here, as well as the use of live minnows as bait.

Anglers looking for a peaceful fishing experience should note that there is no horsepower restriction enforced, however.

East Lynn Lake Fishing Videos

In the video above, Chase Sansom hits East Lynn Lake for in search of quality bass fishing.

East Lynn Lake Fishing Map

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Popular Fishing Species List

According to the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources, East Lynn Lake has no shortage of popular fishing species. As one of the largest lakes in West Virginia, you can expect to find plenty of fish here. So, what type of fish are in East Lynn? Trout are stocked annually between February and May. Additionally, anglers can expect to find spotted bass, largemouth bass, bluegill, saugeye, channel catfish, walleye, and hybrid striped bass on these waters.

Marinas on this Lake

Marina Name: East Lynn Lake Marina

Address: 1515 Lakeside Drive, East Lynn, West Virginia 25512

Website: https://www.facebook.com/themistakeonthelake/

Phone: (304) 849-4777

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